Cat 855

  • Cat 855
  • CAT 855 Back Panel
  • Infrared Sensor Receiver used with the Cat 855
  • Redmike Classroom Microphone for Cat 855
  • Cradle Charger with Redmike VC for Cat 855
MSRP
$1,425.00
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Audio Hub for the Classroom

The Cat 855 has the essential features necessary to amplify a standard classroom as well as deliver clarity and even distribution of sound of all audio, maximizing your investment in technology and strengthening the connection between teachers and students.

Whole room audio for the classroom:

  • 4 audio inputs for maximum integration
  • PageFirst Technology (optional)
  • Highly configurable to meet varying technology needs

Product features:

  • Infrared wireless technology
  • Two microphone channels
  • Multiple microphone options
  • Multiple speaker choices deliver optimal sound
  • Designed to power up to four speakers for even coverage in the classroom
  • PageFirst Technology (optional)
  • Four (4) audio inputs with volume control (Computer, DVD/VCR, MP3, etc.)
  • IR wireless microphone input to add 2 additional channels in a room (4 total)
  • Two (2) auxiliary outputs with volume control (sends audio to personal FM system and recorder)
  • 4-band equalizer
  • Quick-install infrared sensor
  • IR sensor input, ability to power up to 4 sensors for larger or odd-shaped rooms
  • Plenum-rated Cat 5e cable connection between amplifier and IR sensor/receiver
  • Alternate frequency groups available – 4 compatible channels
  • 5-year warranty (1-year on batteries)

 

Cat 855 System Components

SKU: 855
$558.00 MSRP

Cat 855 amplifier with power supply.

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Cat 855 Amplifier


Power Output (System Total): 12 W per channel x2
(24 W Total)
Frequency Response: 60 Hz – 20 kHz
Power Supply: 24VDC / 2.5A
Total Harmonic Distortion: < 1% @ 10 W
Equalizer: 4-band
Dimensions (W x D x H): 8.6'' x 6.8" x 2.2"
21.9 x 17.3 x 5.6cm
Weight: 2.75 lbs
1.25 Kg
Certifications CE, WEEE, RoHS, UL, CUL

Inputs
Audio Inputs w/ Volume Control: (4) Stereo inputs 
(Dual RCA x2; 3.5mm x2) 
Sensor Input: (1) RJ-45 input
(capability to power up to 4)
Power: 24VDC / 2.5A
PageFirst w/ Sensitivity Adjustment: (1) Euro-block

Outputs
ALD/Aux Audio Outputs w/ Volume Control: (2) 3.5mm - 1 on front, 1 on back
Speaker Outputs: (2) sets binding post connectors
Transmitter Charging: (2) on back panel (for RMS2 microphone)

 


SKU: ISR
$322.00 MSRP

Infrared Sensor Receiver (ISR) can be wall or ceiling mounted. Compatible with the Cat 885, Cat 855 and Cat 805iX. Includes 50 ft plenum rated Cat5e cable.

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Infrared Sensor Receiver


Type External
Power From Amplifier
Reception Coverage Rooms up to 1600 ft² / 150 m²
(ceilings 12 ft  / 3.66 m or less)
Cable 50 ft / 15.24 m, plenum-rated Cat 5e cable
Mounting Ceiling Clip/Wall Bracket
Receiving Diodes 32

 


SKU: RMT2A
$282.00 MSRP

Redmike classroom microphone with rechargeable battery.

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Redmike Infrared Microphone


Description: Pendant-style microphone
Lanyard: Magnetic Clasp
Audio Distortion: <1%
Integrated Microphone: Uni-directional electret
Audio Input: 3.5mm
Battery Power: AA NiMH rechargeable
Battery Life: 8 hours (fully charged)
Charging: Contacts for cradle charger
Charge Protection: Yes 
Dimensions (H x W x D):  3.5” x 0.9” x 1.0”
8.9 x 2.3 x 2.5 cm
Weight (with battery): 2.1 oz
59.3 g

 


SKU: RMCC
$63.00 MSRP

Cradle charger with power supply. Two charging slots for Redmike or Redmike VC.

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Redmike Cradle Charger


Capacity: Two Microphones
Charging Methods: Cradle charger or Cable
Power: 5VDC
Size (H x W x D): 1.75" x 3" x 1.75" (44.5mm x 76.2mm x 44.5mm)

 


SKU: TCQ2
$313.00 MSRP

Single TCQ hybrid ceiling speaker with mounting hardware for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

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TCQ Ceiling Speaker


Description:  Two-way hybrid speaker system with
exciter technology panel and low ferquency cone driver
Panel Size:  16.25" x 8.25" (41.3cm x 210cm)
Frequency Response:  80 Hz - 20 kHz @ 10dB
Impedance:  8 Ohms
Power Handling:  20W RMS
Enclosure:  11.38" x 23.43' x 4" (28.9cm x 55.9cm x 10.2cm)

Plenum-rated enclosure (UL 2043)
Weight:  9 lbs. (4.08kg)

 


SKU: DRQ
$69.00 MSRP

Single DRQ speaker with tile support for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

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DRQ Drop Ceiling Speaker


Description:   Two-way speaker system
 Driver Size:   6.5" driver; 1" horn
 Frequency Response:   40 Hz - 20 KHz
 Impedance:   8 Ohms
 Power Handling:   30 W
 Dimensions:   9.5" diameter; 5.5" deep
 Weight:  5.9 lbs 

 


SKU: WMQ
$44.00 MSRP

Single WMQ wall speaker with mounting bracket and hardware for use with classroom audio systems.

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WMQ Wall Speaker


Description:  2-way speaker system
Driver Size:  4" with 1" tweeter
Frequency Response:  60 Hz - 20 kHz ± 6dB
Impedance:  8 Ohms
Power Handling:   30 W
Dimensions:  7.8" x 5.5" x5.2"
Weight:  3.1 lbs. including mounting bracket
Enclosure: White ABS Enclosure with steel mesh grille 
Bracket: Pivoting Wall-Mount
Availability: United States & Canada Only

 


Cat 855 System Accessories

Redmike Infrared Microphone

SKU: RMT2
$282.00 MSRP

Redmike classroom microphone with rechargeable battery.

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Redmike VC Infrared Microphone

SKU: RMV2
$282.00 MSRP

Redmike VC classroom microphone with volume control and rechargeable battery.

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Redmike Share Infrared Handheld Microphone

SKU: RMS2
$282.00 MSRP

Redmike Share handheld microphone with rechargeable battery pack.

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Infrared Media Connector

SKU: IRMC2
$250.00 MSRP

Wireless infrared audio transmitter with 3 audio inputs. Includes unit power supply.

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3.5mm Stereo Audio Cable

SKU: MSC3535
$13.00 MSRP

3.5mm stereo-3.5mm stereo audio cable

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AA NiMH Rechargeable Battery

SKU: NH2A27
$9.00 MSRP

1.5V AA NiMH rechargeable sensing battery used with the Redmike and Redmike VC classroom microphones.

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2 AA NiMH Rechargeable Battery Pack

SKU: NH2APK
$15.00 MSRP

2 AA NIMH Rechargeable Battery Pack used with the Redmike Share handheld classroom microphone.

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Redmike Cradle Charger

SKU: RMCC
$63.00 MSRP

Cradle charger with power supply. Two charging slots for Redmike or Redmike VC.

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5V 1A Power Supply

SKU: 5V-1.0-NA
$25.00 MSRP

5V 1A power supply used with Redmike cradle charger.

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24V 2.5A Power Supply

SKU: 24V-2.5-NA
$37.00 MSRP

24V 2.5A power supply used with the Redcat Media.

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Infrared Sensor Receiver

SKU: ISR
$322.00 MSRP

Infrared Sensor Receiver (ISR) can be wall or ceiling mounted. Compatible with the Cat 885, Cat 855 and Cat 805iX. Includes 50 ft plenum rated Cat5e cable.

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TCQ Ceiling Speaker

SKU: TCQ2
$313.00 MSRP

Single TCQ hybrid ceiling speaker with mounting hardware for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

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DRQ Drop Ceiling Speaker

SKU: DRQ
$69.00 MSRP

Single DRQ speaker with tile support for use with Lightspeed classroom audio systems.

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WMQ Wall Speaker

SKU: WMQ
$44.00 MSRP

Single WMQ wall speaker with mounting bracket and hardware for use with classroom audio systems.

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